| Feb 18, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Few understand what a wild, and long, ride the Region I basketball tournament can be as well as Lafayette High senior John Fitchett. A year ago, Fitchett scored 28 points following a two-hour bus ride to Culpeper County, where the No. 6-seeded Rams pulled...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 8:05 PM
The game of the year in Region I, and perhaps all of state Group AA Division 3 is a go. York High remained unbeaten and earned a spot in the Division 3 Region I final with a 35-22 victory over defending state champion Poquoson in a semifinal on Friday...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 2:59 PM
A year ago, we took a stab at identifying varsity football newcomers with the most star potential at each of the 10 Bay Rivers District schools. Only one player on our list, Bruton freshman defensive back Kapri Doucet, made all-district, but each of the...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:52 PM
The Virginia High School League on Wednesday took what appears to be the decisive step toward a new postseason playoff setup that radically changes the system in place since the 1970-71 school year.
The VHSL Executive Committee voted 23-3 to implement...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 11:25 AM
You're not likely to find a York High football player who considers practicing on Thanksgiving morning an inconvenience. The Falcons (11-0) are, after all, are preparing for a Region I Division 3 championship game meeting with James Monroe (11-0) on...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 3:35 PM
For an instant it appeared Anthony Honey, one of York High's fastest football players, was about to break to daylight on a second quarter kickoff return. A roar began to rise from a York crowd in desperate need of something to cheer about.
| Sep 28, 2011
| 5:50 PM
The big Bay Rivers District football game of the week, and one of the biggest of the entire season, pits Grafton (3-1, 2-1 district) against Lafayette (4-0, 3-0) on Friday at Wanner Stadium. Lafayette was picked as the preseason district favorite, while...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 3:56 PM
New Kent High had played well in stretches during the first four weeks of the season, particularly in the first halves of games against King William and Warhill. But fatigue sidetracked the many inexperienced Trojans playing their first varsity game...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 9:20 PM
Kecoughtan 41, Warwick 30
Gloucester 35, Menchville 0
Mostly public schools
Abingdon 10 Happy Valley (TN) 0
Albemarle 37 Orange 0
Altavista 35 Gretna 14
Amherst County 35 Rockbridge County 21
| Jul 30, 2011
| 1:54 PM
With Lafayette High's Thomas Smith (Virginia Tech) and Grafton's Dylan Stallings (James Madison) making Division I commitments during the past two weeks, Bay Rivers District's football profile is shining brighter than ever.
The district long ago...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 9:02 AM
Morgan Heath, who led Grafton High's underrated girls basketball team to several titles and a Division 4 state tournament berth, has been selected to the Group AA girls basketball all-state first team.
Heath, a 5-foot-9 senior who will play softball on...